Tuesday, July 3, 2012

Man confesses to arson in Green Twp.

Ryan Caricofe
Deputies have obtained a confession from a man who claims to be responsible for three recent arson fires in Green Twp. Ryan Caricofe age 36 of Green township clams he set the fires due to a fascination firefighting equipment.

These fires resulted in the complete destruction of two garage type structures in the 8000 block of Smucker Rd. on May 30th, and June 30th.

A third fire was set on June 13th but the damage was limited to the exterior of the home.

The deputies were assisted by the Ohio State Fire Marshalls office as well as the Wayne County Arson Investigation Taskforce.

Charged with arson, Caricofe remains in the Wayne County Jail.